trolling

Jun
01
Engaged Reading Digest: the escalation of trolling to the global stage

Engaged Reading Digest: the escalation of trolling to the global stage

If you were in any doubt that the fundamental tools of the online troll are now at play in global politics, the last week should have put paid to that.
5 min read
Jan
17
Engaged Reading Digest: engaging ethically and slaying trolls

Engaged Reading Digest: engaging ethically and slaying trolls

The best of the web on engaged journalism ethics, troll fighting and mentorships.
6 min read
Jan
06
Engaged Reading Digest: constructive journalism, news moments, TikTok and trolls

Engaged Reading Digest: constructive journalism, news moments, TikTok and trolls

Moving on from just reporting the problems, exposing new times for engaging with readers and more, in this selection of fine, artisanal links.
5 min read
Sep
12
Engaged Reading Digest: Adobe's Reddit error, impact editing and good news for good news

Engaged Reading Digest: Adobe's Reddit error, impact editing and good news for good news

Today's digital journalism digest: good news, new job roles and Reddit trolls
2 min read
May
25
Meeting an islamophobic troll

Meeting an islamophobic troll

What happens when a muslim writer meets his persistent troll? An insight into the way the lonely and struggling can be sucked in by a feeling that they are part of something special.
2 min read
Sep
27
An early sign of Russia’s infowars

An early sign of Russia’s infowars

I think we can safely file this 2016 New York Times piece under the “we should have taken this more
1 min read
Jul
15
When A Trump Troll Is Outed

When A Trump Troll Is Outed

Talking of trolling, the New Yorker published an interesting piece by Adrian Chen, looking at what happened when a pro-Trump
1 min read
Jul
15
What Makes A Troll A Troll?

What Makes A Troll A Troll?

Research shows that two factors predict trolling behavior.
1 min read
Apr
27
Video: Men read harassing tweets to female journalists' faces

Video: Men read harassing tweets to female journalists' faces

This is uncomfortable viewing. Men – volunteers – read out nasty and harassing tweets targeted at female sports journalist – to those journalists.